BREAKING: Big Sleep Out cancelled after ‘activists threaten intimidation’
Homeless charity Framework says it has been forced to cancel this year’s Big Sleep Out following threats from activists.
The charity, which runs a hostel in Mansfield, had been intending to use its flagship fundraising event – a sponsored sleep out – to launch its Off the Streets fundraising campaign but has taken the unprecedented step of cancelling the event after activists promised to disrupt it, a spokesman claimed.
Framework, which supports and accommodates homeless and vulnerable people in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire as well as in Derbyshire and Lincolnshire, has been holding its... read more
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